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The Field Guide to Understanding ‘Human Error’

When faced with a ‘human error’ problem, you may be tempted to ask ‘Why didn’t these people watch out better?’ Or, ‘How can I get my people more engaged in safety?’ You might think you can solve your safety problems by telling your people to be more careful, by reprimanding the miscreants, by issuing a new rule or procedure and demanding compliance. These are all expressions of ‘The Bad Apple Theory’ where you believe your system is basically safe if it were not for those few unreliable…

The Field Guide To Understanding Human Error

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Sidney Dekker | Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN 10 : 0754648265
ISBN 13 : 9780754648260

The old Bad Apple Theory of human error promotes the idea that a system is basically safe, with the exception of a few unreliable people. Breaking new ground beyond its successful ..

The Field Guide To Understanding Human Error

Pub Date : 2014-12-28 | Author : Professor Sidney Dekker | Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN 10 : 9781472439048
ISBN 13 : 147243904X

This latest edition of The Field Guide to Understanding ‘Human Error' will help you understand how to move beyond 'human error'; how to understand accidents; how to do better inv..

The Art Forger

Pub Date : 2012-10-23 | Author : B. A. Shapiro | Publisher : Algonquin Books

ISBN 10 : 9781616201807
ISBN 13 : 1616201800

Almost twenty-five years after the infamous art heist at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum—still the largest unsolved art theft in history—one of the stolen Degas paintings i..

The Perfect Theory

Pub Date : 2014-02-04 | Author : Pedro G. Ferreira | Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN 10 : 9780547554907
ISBN 13 : 0547554907

“Ferreira masterfully portrays the science and scientists behind general relativity’s star-crossed history and argues that even now we are only just beginning to realize its vi..


Pub Date : 2011-05-03 | Author : Veronica Roth | Publisher : Harper Collins

ISBN 10 : 0062077015
ISBN 13 : 9780062077011

This first book in Veronica Roth's #1 New York Times bestselling Divergent trilogy is the novel the inspired the major motion picture starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James, and Kat..


Pub Date : 2016-01-05 | Author : Shusaku Endo | Publisher : Picador Modern Classics

ISBN 10 : 9781250082244
ISBN 13 : 1250082242

Shusaku Endō's classic novel of enduring faith in dangerous times. Two Portuguese Jesuit priests travel to a country hostile to their religion, where feudal lords force the faithf..

Safety Differently

Pub Date : 2014-06-23 | Author : Sidney Dekker | Publisher : CRC Press

ISBN 10 : 9781482242003
ISBN 13 : 1482242001

The second edition of a bestseller, Safety Differently: Human Factors for a New Era is a complete update of Ten Questions About Human Error: A New View of Human Factors and System ..

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